An allied soldier takes advantage of the opportunity to have a bath in the port city of Tobruk, Libya. 17 February During World War II, Allied forces, mainly the Australian Division, took Tobruk on 22 January The Australian
museum-of-artifacts: “ Worn by countless medieval soldiers over the centuries, these stone stairs lead to Sperlinga Castle. In the year during the period of the Sicilian Vespers, a French garrison barricaded itself inside, resisting the siege.
At this time, Tanya had already burned her real diary in order to stay warm during the winter. However, she refused to burn her sister Zhenya's notebook, which is where she recorded the subsequent deaths of her entire family in just three short years.
Old Abe, the American War Eagle, was the mascot of the Wisconsin Regiment in the Civil War. Old Abe was in 39 battles during the Civil War, including Fredericktown and the Siege of Vicksburg. Old Abe became a patriotic symbol for the entire nation.